Trad Climbing at Almscliff

In the last week in April we are heading off to Wales for the weekend to complete our first multi pitch route, in preparation for this and to continue our goal of leading more we headed off to the classic gritstone trad location of Almscliffe for a great day out in the sun. Some of

Trad Climbing at Ilkley, Yorkshire.

We have been climbing for over a year now but when it comes to outdoor experience we are pretty much beginners. We have bouldered outdoors a little but today we had the chance to really try out climbing on some higher stuff!! I always expected that climbing at heights wouldn’t bother me, but to my surprise once

Bouldering at Bridestones, Yorkshire

Bridestones is one of the classic Gritstone bouldering locations in the UK and certainly in the North West. This is a rocky outcrop on the edges of Todmorden in Yorkshire and is notoriously difficult! The weather was bright and brisk, perfect conditions for the rounded gritstone up here. Bridestones is actually quite close to where